Geography Teaching Assistant - Essex

60.00 - 70.00 GBP Daily + GBP60 - GBP70/day Dependent on experience
04 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Geography Teaching Assistant | Graduate Position | Southend-on-sea, Essex

Are you a recent Geography graduate with at least a 2:1 in your degree?

Have you been considering a career in teaching but want to gain some first hand classroom experience before committing to a PGCE/School Direct programme?

A secondary school in Southend-on-sea are seeking a graduate to join their outstanding team as their new Geography Teaching Assistant!

*** Geography Teaching Assistant position
*** Role of Geography Teaching Assistant to start October 2017
*** You must have a minimum of a 2:1 in your Geography related degree and a strong academic record
*** Daily rate of GBP60-GBP70 as a Geography Teaching Assistant
*** 1 Academic year Full-Time, Fixed Term Contract (October 2017-July 2018)

The Geography Teaching Assistant Person Specification

As a Geography Teaching Assistant, you will be expected to inspire and support the students in terms of both their academic and social development. You should be a driven and industrious individual looking to use your own initiative in the classroom. You should possess the natural ability to display excellent subject specific knowledge and be able to communicate a coherent understanding of this to the students as their graduate Geography Teaching Assistant. The ideal Geography Teaching Assistant will be an enthusiastic and energetic individual who is also willing to involve themselves in extra-curricular activities!

About the Geography Teaching Assistant Role

You will be proactively supporting both teaching and learning across the high-achieving humanities department as a Geography Teaching Assistant. In this position you will be working with both high and low ability students, supporting students on both a 1-1 basis and leading group sessions of targeted interventions. As a Geography Teaching Assistant at this school, you will be well supported by the humanities department and will receive additional, further support from the strong Senior Leadership Team. Essentially, the aim of this Geography Teaching Assistant role is to equip you with all the necessary skills for your future career.

Can you add a significant amount of value to this school?

If you can confidently answer 'yes' then click 'Apply now' to send your CV to Ciara Beazley at EduStaff today.

Please note: due to the volume of Geography Teaching Assistant applications, only successful applicants will be contacted